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3rd National IRT Forum

From 10/12/2015 to 10/13/2015
Campus Minatec, Grenoble

IRT Nanoelec will host the 3rd National IRT (Technology Research Institute) Forum on the MINATEC innovation campus in Grenoble on October 13, 2015. This year’s theme will be “Technology Research Institutes: Responding to Tomorrow’s Challenges” and will include talks on four strategic issues: digital transition, healthcare, transportation, and materials and processes. Louis Schweitzer, France’s Commissioner General for Investment, will speak at the event, which will be attended by industrial and academic partners of France’s IRTs.

9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: “IRT Village” exhibit
12:30 p.m.–2 p.m.: Lunch
2 p.m.–4:30 p.m.: Plenary talk (with a few words from Louis Schweitzer, followed by a panel discussion on the IRTs’ international development strategies, a talk by international smart city expert Carlos Moreno, and examples of the research coming out of the IRTs)
4:30 p.m.–7 p.m.: Cocktail reception

IRT Nanoelec will host a dinner on the eve of the event (Monday, October 12 at 7 :30 p.m. at the Stade des Alpes sports complex in Grenoble).

Register here.

Practical information

Visit the IRT Nanoelec website

For further details, please contact:

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Tel: +33 825 595 525 (€0.15/minute from within France*) - Fax: +33 4 38 38 18 19
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